11 April 2013

' Going Around In Circles'

Wow I've woken up to rain today *sob, sob* the last few days have been gorgeous & really sunny.....bring back Spring!! I hope your all ok out there in blogland, hugs for those that need them!

Its the start of a new challenge over at Delightful Challenges today. This week our theme is


so use lots of circles on your creations!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Ruby's Rainbow- happy birthday
Simon Says Stamp- April showers
Creative Card Crew- clouds
Top Tip Tuesday- boys & girls come out to play!
my tip- its best using wet glue to stick things down when the pattern
has got to match.....my clouds, then you have time to move them into the right place.

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Splish, Splash Susie' by Digital Delights
5" square card blank from Natalie & Amy's
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Skin- sunkissed pink & blush
Hair- gold, canary & lemon
Jacket- azure, cyan & sky blue
Skirt & mittens- baby pink & pink mittens
Boots- burgundy, crimson, lipstick red & ivory
Brolly- crimson, chilli red, molten red, pumpkin, amber, sunflower, yellow & mandarin
Flowers- tulip yellow, heather, soft mauve, cool aqua, soft aqua, baby pink & pink mittens
Bumble bee- black & canary

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Rainbow' digital set by Digital Delights
'Circle' die cuts by X-cut 503416
'Picket Fence' die cut by Die'sire
'Bumble Bee' die cut by Memory Box 98492 from Natalie & Amy's
'Oval' die cut #4 by Nellie Snellon MFD047
'Grass' cut on my Ecraft using a free SVG by Birdscards
Colour distressing done using Tim Holtz 'tumbled glass, pine needles, vintage photo & faded jeans (some are from Natalie & Amy's
Sentiment from the 'Spring Sentiment' set by Digital Delights
'Star Dust' Stickles from Natalie & Amy's

This week our sponsor is 'Scrapyland' the winner will receive a $15 to spend in their online store!

Thank you so much for stopping by today, please try & pop over to see what fab creations the DT have made using 'circles'!
Hugs xx


Claire said...

Brilliant card Shell - I am sure she is under that umbrella somewhere LOL! Love what you have done with the clouds and circles too. Have a lovely day ... the rain here has stopped but it doesn't look like its going to get any brighter! Hugs, Claire x

Craftyanny said...

Shell this is fabulous!!! Love how you added the circles to match the clouds, smashing:)
Anne x

debby4000 said...

Love your gorgeous card and its so cute.

Sandra H said...

We haven't rain at the moment but the day is darker and colder so l do expect to get some shortly!! Totally fabulous creation so beautifully presented as always xx

Alexander said...

Your card look gorgeous!!!
Good luck to the challenge!

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Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Shell. I love the sweet image and the cut out circles look so effective.
Hugs Sue xx

Basslady said...

incredibly cute and coloured in perfection!
love, love, love it!!!!!!

thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Lisa Foster said...

Hi Shell:)
Oh my gosh this is sooooo cute! I love the "bubbles"! It's just fabulous in every way♥

Sue M B said...

Aww what a cute image Shell… you've coloured it beautifully and the layering up on the brolly looks fab! You have done a wonderful job lining up those cloud spotlights… it's a fab design hun!
Hope you are having a good day!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Joey said...

Shell this looks fantastic!! I love your take on the circles theme, gorgeous! Joey xx

Lisa Jane said...

oh this is cute - love her umberella and the spotlight on the clouds
Lisa x

wendy hall said...

This is amazing Shell :)
Wendy (aka Louby Loo)

Jackie W said...

Wow! I love this card! Love the colors and awesome bubbles you added! Hope the sun shines on us soon!! :)

coops said...

so gorgeous shell.fabulous fun image and i love your bold colours :D

xx coops xx

Rebecca said...

Hi Shell i love your card with the bright colours!

Love From Rebecca xx

Shaz Earl said...

Hiya missus
fabulous card as always thanks for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow and thanks for the Birthday wishes, hope you are keeping well
hugs Shaz xx

Tammy said...

Awww this is so sweet! I love that image and all of your fabulous circles!
Tammy x

Kim. said...

This is beautiful Shell, love the image and the layered umbrella looks great. The clouds are great too.
Kim xXx

Melissa Bove (SCS ~ Melissa1872) said...

Such an adorable card!! Love that cute image!

Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!


Mei said...

Beautiful take on the rain and clouds theme! Love the card! Thanks for joining us this week at Creative Card Crew!

Crazy Challenge DT
Love to Create DT

Sheena said...

Gorgeous card! Love it!

Thanks for joining the challenge at the Creative Card Crew!


Bettina L. said...

What a playful design. Love the colours and the image and such a fab tip as well. Thanks for playing at Top Tip Tuesday and good luck. Hope to see you back tuesday for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at Top Tip Tuesday xx